Dr. Alec Smart (Will Hay) is a teacher in a prison. He applies for the headmaster of public school Narkover. PD In UK At GATT Date. Not Eligible For GATT Mystic Nights Videos ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Will Hay, Gordon Harker, Jimmy Hanley, Davy Burnaby, Norma Varden, Claude Dampier, Charles Farrell,...
Loosely based on the Greek myth "Pygmalion" a Cypriot sculptor who carved a woman out of ivory but his statue was so fair and realistic that he fell in love with it. The snobbish & intellectual Professor of languages, Henry Higgins (Leslie Howard) makes a bet with his friend (Scott Sunderland) that he can take a London flower seller, Eliza Doolittle (Wendy Hiller), from the gutters and pass her off as a society lady. However he discovers that this involves dealing with a human... ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Wendy Hiller, Leslie Howard
This film's excellent cast brings interest to a story of otherwise routine family events. Almost all of the performers are nicely matched with their characters, especially William Powell and Irene Dunne as the parents. ( 10 reviews ) Topics: Comedy, William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor
AKA: Bombsight Stolen A wartime evacuee (George Cole) from London arrives in a small Scottish village to stay in Mrs Barrington's (Jeanne De Casalis) cottage. However the arrival of a wounded Spitfire pilot (John Mills) and a mysterious bald gentleman (Alastair Sim) means the boy must stay in the Barrington's house. At the house Mr Barrington (Leslie Banks) and his assistant (Michael Wilding) are working on a top-secret new bombsight to help the war effort. Ronald begins to notice strange... ( 12 reviews ) Topics: Mystery, Thriller, War, Leslie Banks